Gillian Hurst's Profile
Let me introduce myself. I'm Gillian Hurst.
I grew up in the Berkshires in a family of vintage lovers. If a shirt needed a button, my mother went to the button tin where three generations before her had saved buttons. Of course, I loved that tin with antique buttons inside. These buttons, like so many other vintage items, have a story to tell. Every day, their stories can be told in our homes, on the stage or they can be repurposed to tell a completely new story. Every time I see a vintage item, a new story sparks in my mind.
With all of these collected stories, I moved from the Berkshires to become a theater actress, hoping to continue spreading stories. My roles have varied from an advice giving cricket, to an IRA prisoner, to a frying pan slinging southerner. I'm always picking roles that let me dive into a different era or…
- Born on April 16
- Joined May 1, 2009
- Gillian Hurst
Sunnyside, New York,